ELECTORAL SYSTEMS | QUOTAS

ELECTORAL SYSTEMS

North America: USA
Explaining Women’s Representation: The Role of Legislative Recruitment & Electoral Systems Prepared by: Richard Matland, USA

QUOTAS

The Quota System: Women’s Boon or Bane? (2000)
Center for Legislative Development

Unfinished Democracy (2000)
UNESCO Courier

Asia: India
Indian Experience of Women’s Quota in Local Government: Implications for future strategies Prepared by: Medha Nanivadekar, India

Latin America
Conditions determining the level of representation of women: The experience of quota system in Latin America Prepared by: Ana Isabel Garcia Quesada – Costa Rica

Iraq and Afghanistan
Gender Quotas: A Key to Equality? A Case Study of Iraq and Afghanistan by Drude Dahlerup and Anja Nordlund